Amy Vernon is an internationally known consultant on social media, editorial, and content matters. She spent 20 years working for daily newspapers around the country and was a member of the 1992 Pulitzer Prize-winning staff of the Miami Herald. She has consulted on social media and content for a variety of companies and organizations, including the American Museum of Natural History, Verizon, and VentureBeat, and has driven millions of pageviews through her work. Vernon has spoken at dozens of conferences, including SxSWi, SMX, and Mediabistro. Her family lives in New Jersey and owns a very photogenic Siberian husky named Lumi.